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Verizon Executive Potentially Hints at iPhone Launch in Fourth Quarter 2012

Thursday July 19, 2012 7:47 am PDT by
As noted by CNET, Verizon Chief Financial Officer Fran Shammo made a comment during today's earnings release conference call that many are interpreting as a hint that the next-generation iPhone will be launching in the fourth quarter of this year.Apple's next iteration of the iPhone could drop in the fourth quarter. That's according to Verizon CFO Fran Shammo, who hinted at the possible timing ...
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Verizon Reiterates Claims of World-Mode Next-Generation iPhone, Simultaneous With AT&T Debut

Thursday May 19, 2011 12:13 pm PDT by
Reuters reports that Verizon Chief Financial Officer Fran Shammo today reiterated his earlier claim that the next-generation iPhone will in fact be a "world mode" device capable of running on both GSM and CDMA. Furthermore, Shammo noted that Verizon will be able to launch the iPhone simultaneously with the device's debut on rival AT&T.While Verizon has sold fewer iPhones than some analysts...
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Verizon CFO Reveals Next iPhone to Be a 'Global Device'

Thursday April 21, 2011 6:49 am PDT by
Qualcomm's "world-mode" MDM6600 wireless chip found in CDMA iPhone 4 and iPad 2 (Source: iFixit's Verizon iPhone teardown) As noted by Barron's, Verizon Chief Financial Officer Fran Shammo revealed during a conference call discussing the carrier's earnings announcement that Apple's next iPhone will be a "global device", presumably referring to a world-mode phone supporting both GSM and CDMA...